Dana Hooshmand

I'm an entrepreneur and adventure traveller. I build software, immerse myself in other cultures and languages @ Discover Discomfort and make fun of the business world @ The Vanity Metric.

36 posts

Persuasion is Hard, Unless You Follow This One Sentence Guide

#Business

How to persuade people to do things, explained in one sentence of 27 words.…

Dana Hooshmand

Ghost 2.0 vs Wordpress 5.0: Which Blogging Platform Rules for Writers?

#Coding

Ghost 2.0 (with Keurig) vs WordPress 5.0 (with Gutenberg): Why Ghost is still the better choice if you want to create content.…

Dana Hooshmand

Most Beautiful Motorcycles in 2018

#Motorcycles

The most beautiful motorcycles available new in 2018, starting with the Kawasaki Z900RS.…

Dana Hooshmand

Privacy-focused alternatives to Google Analytics

#Coding

A comparison of privacy-focussed alternatives to Google Analytics: GoAccess, Matomo, Fathom and Simple Analytics.…

Dana Hooshmand

How to pre-populate Google Forms using UTM parameters

#Coding

How to send data to Google Forms to pre-populate certain fields using UTM parameters…

Dana Hooshmand

Guide to Buying a Ducati Monster

#Motorcycles

How to buy a used Ducati Monster. What to pay for a Monster, common problems and how to avoid them.…

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Three Epic Introductions to Iconic Books

#Business

Powerful introductions to classic, authoritative must-read books.…

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The Best Chromebook to Switch To

#Tech

Which Chromebook you should switch to depending on your budget and where you want to buy from.…

Dana Hooshmand

It's Not You, Pixelbook; It's Your Apps

#Tech

The Pixelbook isn't good enough as a daily driver for an entrepreneur, so I went back to a Mac.…

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